Aviation NewsNorth America

United will pay bumped fliers up to $10,000

United will pay bumped fliers up to $10,000

United Airlines will offer up to $10,000 when a traveler voluntarily gives up a seat on an oversold flight, part of a policy overhaul following the passenger-yanking video seen around the world.
The Chicago-based carrier is adopting 10 policy changes in response to the outcry over the April 9 incident, recorded by other passengers, during which aviation police pulled David Dao from his seat after he refused to exit the plane. Dao was one of four fliers selected to give up their seats to make room for airline employees.
Read more

Previous post

PEMCO and Mitsubishi Aircraft Sign MRO Licensing Agreement

Next post

Delta Kicks Out Passenger From Flight Because He Used The Bathroom [Video]

Airline Profits

Airline Profits

Destined for Aviation Leaders and Influencers, Airline Profits is the first aviation magazine devoted to improving airline effectiveness and profitability.
ISSN 2368-7800 (Print)
ISSN 2368-7819 (Online)